Jordoun Eatman

Vice President of Engagement & Inclusion
aka Doc of the City

Jordoun provides leadership, coordination, and strategic direction for the design and implementation of programs that focus on Experience Grand Rapids’ commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and workforce development. He strives to make our organization and our city more welcoming and supportive to all.

Jordoun came to EXGR in 2022 after serving the City of Grand Rapids in the Executive Office and the Office of Equity and Engagement, where he worked to promote community, workforce, and supplier diversity for employees and residents. He’s not just a people person, he’s a people champion – dedicated to advocating for and uplifting others.

Bio Bits:

  • Recommends Maya Mexican Grill & Bar for authentic Mexican cuisine and culture. “Tell them Jordoun sent you!”
  • Loves the melting pot of cultures on display at Fulton Street Farmer’s Market.
  • Spends his spare time with loved ones, traveling, reading, running, cooking, wine tasting, and gardening.

Working alongside what he calls “an amazing group of talented individuals,” Jordoun is helping EXGR enhance the quality of life for Grand Rapids/Kent County residents and visitors.

Jordoun Eatman - Vice President of Engagement and Inclusion

Jordoun Eatman, Vice President of Engagement & Inclusion

Photo by Mod Bettie for Experience Grand Rapids